Average Bench: 84.1% (53rd of 983)

Based on 31 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MD04ACA600

Very good average bench

The Toshiba MD04ACA600 6TB averaged just 15.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba MD04ACA600 6TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.94MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 137MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MD04ACA600 6TB is 44%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba MD04ACA600 6TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.25MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.79MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 31 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.8 Read 149 188
101 Write 144 192
96 Mixed 137 183
108% 143 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.04 4K Read 1.94 4.52
0.26 4K Write 1.79 2.3
0.04 4K Mixed 0.25 0.34
142% 1.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 164
Write 145
Mixed 151
116% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.04
4K Write 0.67
4K Mixed 0.06
20% 0.26 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 151
Write 146
Mixed 141
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.99
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.29
155% 1.48 MB/s
432GB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 137
Write 131
Mixed 129
100% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.47
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.33
138% 1.32 MB/s
328GB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 123
Write 125
Mixed 118
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.16
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.31
121% 1.17 MB/s
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 Prices

BHPhotoUS $249.9915 months ago.
AmazonUS $339.0016 months ago.
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Desktop
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Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus X99-DELUXE - $14

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,441

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